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Section 8 Waiting Lists in Pennsylvania

There are 88 housing authorities in Pennsylvania which offer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. For more on the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program visit the Housing Choice Voucher section of our Low Income Housing Renter's Guide.

As of February 21st 2018, there are 19 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

There are 19 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting Lists in Pennsylvania that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting ListServes
Schuylkill County Housing AuthoritySchuylkill County, Tremont, Pottsville +9 More
Delaware County Housing AuthorityDelaware County, Chester, Darby +69 More
Mifflin County Housing AuthorityMifflin County, Belleville, Reedsville +35 More
Lebanon County Housing AuthorityLebanon County, Annville, Palmyra +1 More
Sunbury Housing AuthoritySunbury
Shamokin City Housing AuthorityShamokin, Coal
Carbon County Housing AuthorityCarbon County, Weatherly, Nesquehoning +1 More
The Wyoming County Housing and Redevelopment AuthoritiesWyoming County, Factoryville, Braintrim +24 More
Susquehanna County Housing and Redevelopment AuthoritySusquehanna County, Great Bend, Hallstead +38 More
Cumberland County Housing AuthorityCumberland County, Mechanicsburg, Carlisle +7 More
Centre County Housing AuthorityCentre County, Philipsburg, Bellefonte +3 More
Fayette County Housing AuthorityFayette County, Uniontown, Brownsville +6 More
Westmoreland County Housing AuthorityWestmoreland County, Greensburg, Delmont +13 More
Huntingdon County Housing AuthorityHuntingdon County, Orbisonia, Three Springs
Housing Authority of Indiana CountyIndiana County, Saltsburg, Robinson +2 More
DuBois Housing AuthorityDubois
Clarion County Housing AuthorityClarion County, Forest County, New Bethlehem +50 More
Oil City Housing AuthorityVenango County, Franklin, Seneca +32 More
McKean County Redevelopment and Housing AuthorityMcKean County, Ford City, Bradford +23 More

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed.

Waiting ListClosed Date
Philadelphia Housing AuthorityMarch 15th, 2010
Scranton Housing Authority-
Chester Housing AuthorityDecember 31st, 2010
Harrisburg Housing AuthorityMarch 2nd, 2016
Reading Housing AuthorityDecember 18th, 2015
Bethlehem Housing Authority-
Montgomery County Housing AuthorityNovember 10th, 2015
Lycoming HousingApril 29th, 2016
Housing Authority of the City of York-
Carbondale Housing AuthorityApril 24th, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of FranklinJune 7th, 2015
Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin-
Lancaster City Housing Authority-
Housing Authority of the County of LackawannaJuly 15th, 2015
City of Pittston Housing Authority-
Wilkes Barre Housing Authority-
Berks County Housing Authority-
Lehigh County Housing AuthorityAugust 16th, 2016
Lancaster County Housing Authority-
Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh-
Housing Authority of the City of Erie-
Housing Authority of the County of Beaver-
Washington County Housing Authority-
Johnstown Housing Authority-
Housing Authority of the County of Lawrence-
Altoona Housing Authority-
Greene County Housing Authority-
Housing Authority of the City of Franklin-
Clearfield County Housing AuthorityJuly 1st, 2017
Blair County Housing and Redevelopment Authority-
Allegheny County Housing AuthorityMay 8th, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of ArmstrongJuly 31st, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Chester-
Housing Authority of Monroe CountyJuly 26th, 2017
Allentown Housing AuthorityFebruary 8th, 2018